Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2015
Request: We received a court order to delist 11 URLs from Google Search and remove 15 YouTube videos reporting the death of a famous singer in a car crash.
Outcome: The court granted our appeal to narrow the scope of removal to restrict three videos showing the corpse and autopsy footage from view in Brazil.
Removal requests from July to December 2015
Total removal requests received: 394
Total items requested for removal: 1716
Compliance rates in July to December 2015
Google’s compliance rate for requests which include a court order: 67%
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 64%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2015
|Reason||%||Total Removal Requests|
|Privacy and Security||26%||102|
Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.